Eufaula Police say a man is dead and a woman is critically injured after their car crashed into a tree. Police say the couple was driving their 2004 Chrysler Sebring along Clayton Highway, when the car veered off the road and hit a tree. Authorities say the incident happened around 9:08 central time Friday night.
Eufaula Rescue took Jeffery Clark, the passenger, to Medical Center Barbour. Clark, 49, later died while in flight to Dothan, police say.
The driver, 45-year-old Robin Clark, was airlifted to Dothan where she remains in critical condition.
Police say no other vehicles were involved, and the Eufaula Police Department’s Traffic Homicide Unit is investigating the crash.